Online Course: Methodist Identity: Our Story

16 - 11

Aug 2021 - Oct 2021

12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

GMT -5:00 Central Daylight Time

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What does it mean to be Methodist? In a series of half-hour videos from leading Methodist scholars, Justo Gonzalez leads students through an exploration of the 18th-century Wesleyan revival in England and the growth of Methodism in the United States and around the world. Supplemental videos cover in more detail the rise of Methodism in Europe, Asia, Africa and Latin America. This course explains what it means to be Methodist and will benefit both lifelong Methodists and those coming to Methodism from other traditions. Lessons Include: John and Charles Wesley: The Early Years – Paul Chilcote Methodist Beginnings: 1725-1737 – Amy Oden Aldersgate and Its Results: 1738 – Steve Rankin Methodist History: 1739-1744 – Henry Knight Early Methodist Revival: 1740-1760 –Hoo-Jung Lee Methodism in Britain: 1760-1791 – Peter Forsaith The Legacy of Charles Wesley – S. T. Kimbrough American Methodism: 1740s-1860s – Douglas M. Strong African Methodism in Early America – Dennis C. Dickerson The Holiness Movement and Missions – Steven O’Malley Global Methodism – Robert Hunt Methodism and Social Holiness – Wendy Deichmann Edwards

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Event Sponsor: Annual Conference - Great Plains
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